Want to Serve the Digitally Un-connected Community?

BECOME A SOOCHNAPRENUER/ CIRC SAATHI

Empower People @ the Edge of Information in Collaboration with Digital Empowerment Foundation

Why become a Soochnaprenuer/ CIRC SAATHI?

To strengthen the poor information ecosystem in rural communities in India, especially in the backward districts that have alienated a majority of India’s population from social and economic entitlement gains.

Objectives

  • To promote new age social entrepreneurship scope, possibility, and exploration in rural information service among unemployed youths in India as a social venture using digital tools and applications
  • To bridge the real and serious gaps in public schemes information and services access and delivery and eventual citizen entitlements in backward districts in India
  • To address the information decentralization and democratization need in India where critical information resources are centralized, controlled, and not democratized

Eligibility Criteria

  • Interested candidates must be from Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra,Tamil Nadu,Kerala, Karnataka, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab
  • Candidate must be digitally literate to serve the community
  • Candidate should have a safe space to run a Digital Centre
  • Preference would be given to Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities.
  • Profiling of the area where the center is planned

Support from Digital Empowerment Foundation

  • Digital Assets Such as Desktops and Tablets would be provided
  • Initial handholding support and accompaniment would be given to the interested candidates
  • Training of selected Soochnaprenuer on Imparting Digital Literacy and Services

*Terms and Conditions*

  • One-time membership fees of Rs 1000/ Device in Advance to be deposited
  • Membership agreement has to be signed before starting the centre